Metro’s big acquisition cuts its risk

METRO INC. $48 (Toronto symbol MRU; Aggressive Growth Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding: 255.7 million; Market cap: $12.3 billion; Price-to-sales ratio: 0.8; Dividend yield: 1.5%; TSINetwork Rating: Average; operates 600 grocery stores and 650 drugstores, in Quebec, Ontario and New Brunswick.
In May 2018, Metro acquired Jean… Read More

New businesses enhance their prospects

METRO INC. $48 (Toronto symbol MRU; High-Growth Dividend Payer Portfolio, Consumer sector; Shares outstanding 227.4 million; Market cap: $10.9 billion; Dividend yield: 1.5%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Highest; operates 600 grocery stores and 700 drugstores, in Quebec and Ontario.
With the March 2018 payment, Metro raised its quarterly dividend… Read More

We like these three aggressive stocks

We recommend that all investors limit aggressive stocks to just a small portion of their overall portfolios. To further cut your risk, when considering aggressive stocks, we zero in on companies with rising revenue and earnings, and manageable debt.
The three stocks we analyze below are… Read More